Rookie Rewind: Ahmad “Sauce” Gardner

With the 4th pick of the 2022 NFL Draft, the New York Jets select, CB, Sauce Gardner from the University of Cincinnati.

With the 4th pick of the 2022 NFL Draft, the New York Jets select, CB, Sauce Gardner from the University of Cincinnati.

Sauce grew up and played his high school ball in Detroit, MI at Martin Luther King High School.  Gardner stood out as a WR and CB, using his lengthy and rangy size to make easy work of his opponents.  He found great success in high school, leading his team all the way to sates.  For the class of 2019, Sauce was ranked the number 156th corner in the country, with a 71-scouting grade, and 3-Stars to show for it according to ESPN.com.  This was due to his tall, but skinny nature.  Ultimately, Gardner would choose the University of Cincinnati.

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